Senate 1927-30 (District 11)
Party when first elected: Nonpartisan Election
Date of Birth:
Date of Death:
City of Residence (when first elected):
Occupation (when first elected):
Iowa Common Schools; At Least Elementary School;
St. Ansgar Seminary; Postsecondary;
Luther College, Decorah, Iowa; Attended College;
Luther Theological Seminary, St. Paul; Postsecondary; Graduate
OTHER GOVERNMENT SERVICE
Minnesota Historical Society (Member);
19?? to 19??
Five children: (son, preceded him in death); Mrs. Robert Hopewell, Mrs. L. Pfiefer, Mrs. F.H. Vanstrom, and Mrs. W. S. Ohs (daughters)
Family Members Who Have Served in the Minnesota Legislature:
He came to Butler County, Iowa in 1880 with his parents. He moved to Luverne, Minnesota in June 1909. He moved to Sioux Falls, South Dakota in 1950.
He was buried in St. Jacob's Cemetery by Colton, South Dakota.
Religion provided by the Minnesota Legislative Manual, 1929.